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28 July – 02 August 2024

Land’s End to John o’ Groats (LEJOG)  1400 km

A 1400 km Audax, long-distance cycling event from coast to coast between the far south-western edge to the far north-eastern corner of the UK, at randonneur standard!

Start:  Land’s End, Cornwall

Start date: Sunday 28 July 2024

Start time: 07:00 am


The LEJOG 1400 is a 1405 km cycling event sanctioned by Audax UK (AUK) next due to take place between 28 July – 02 August 2024.

What is it?

The LEJOG 1400 starts at the headland of Land’s End, Cornwall, the far south-western corner of the UK mainland and finishes at the village of John o’ Groats, the far north-eastern corner of the UK mainland.

The event is a randonnee, not a race! Those taking part will have a maximum of 116-hours & 40-minutes to complete the challenging 1405 km route.

Land’s End to John o’ Groats is a longstanding route from the southwest tip of the UK to the northern tip – from Cornwall through the Cotswolds, the Midlands, the North, and finishing off in the Scottish Highlands, a windswept land of glacial lakes and an economy of trees. A succession of different terrains, architectures, and history. Celtic lands at the start and finish.




Randonnees are traditionally non-competitive/non-commercial long-distance cycling events where the emphasis is on completing the route and distance within the time limit.

Audax UK are the British randonneurs. For more information on randonnees, click on the link below:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Randonneuring

For the Audax UK website, click on the link below:

http://www.aukweb.net/



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